Estelle M. Howe
Estelle M. Howe, 91, of Kiskatom passed away on Monday, July 6, 2020. She was born in Mt. Vernon, the daughter of the late Ralph and Frances McCabe Schram. Estelle graduated from Cathedral High School, Manhattan, lived in the Bronx, and worked 31 years for General Foods in White Plains. She spent time in Florida before moving to Catskill in 2002.
Estelle married James J. Kelly on May 17, 1948 who died in 1979. She later married James J. Howe who died in 1999. Loving sister to Marie Grutzmacher of Kiskatom, Barbara Zambelli of Catskill and predeceased by her brother William Schram. Aunt to Marie Doherty of Kiskatom, Kelly (Alan) Byrne of Cairo, and Michael Zambelli of Coxsackie; Grand Aunt to William (Stacie) Cornelison, and George (Annemarie) Ross; Great Grand Aunt to Aidan, Abigail, and Andrew Cornelison, Luciana, James, Angelena, and Rosalie Ross, Allie Byrne, Jacob Zambelli as well as many other nieces and nephews.
Public calling hours will be held at Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home, 139 Jefferson Hgts., Catskill on Thursday from 4:00 – 6:00 pm. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Sacred Heart Church, Palenville on Friday followed by interment in Town of Catskill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. Messages of condolence may be made to MillspaughCamerato.com. Robert J. Gaus, Licensed Manager & Funeral Director